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Ball arrangement for integrated circuit package devices
An integrated circuit package includes a ball arrangement that includes transmitter contact pairs arranged in a first portion of a ball grid array disposed in...
Cross layer coordinated channel bonding
Different data communication architectures receive a wide variety of content, including audio and video content, for consumers. The architectures employ channel...
Parallel television based media recording
A control device that interacts with a television system. The control device may receive a user input identifying a video selection. At least one module of the...
Method and apparatus for umbrella coding
A communication system and a method are provided. The communication system includes an encoder configured to encode source data and output an encoded frame...
Systems and methods for secure provisioning of consumer network services
Provided are systems and methods for secure provisioning of consumer network services. For example, there is a broadband modem for secure provisioning of a...
Wireless device, method of operating and processing system
A wireless device has a first SIM and a second SIM. The first SIM and the second SIM share a common radio system. A processing system determines whether to...
Inductive powering for a mobile communication device and a radio frequency
A power status signal is received in an integrated circuit that indicates an inductive power status of an inductive power module and a power status of an...
Variable gain amplifier for low voltage applications
An integrated communications system. Comprising a substrate having a receiver disposed on the substrate for converting a received signal to an IF signal....
Method and apparatus for avoiding in-device interference
A method is provided for avoiding in-device interference. The method may include determining a portion of a frequency band used for data reception by a first...
Processor arrangement for multi mode wireless device
A multi mode wireless device can communicate with cellular and non-cellular networks. The device has first and second processors in communication with each...
Wireless bus for intra-chip and inter-chip communication, including
scalable wireless bus embodiments
Embodiments of the present invention are directed to a scalable wireless bus for intra-chip and inter-chip communication. The scalable wireless bus includes a...
Near field communications (NFC) device power harvesting and power supply
A near field RF communicator has an antenna circuit to couple with the H field of an RF magnetic field and a power supply deriver to derive a rectified...
Communication channel capacity estimation
Prediction of a channel capacity is accomplished based on a TDR echo without explicitly estimating the topology of the line. The prediction is based on...
Systems and methods for equalizing retransmission delays for data
retransmission over bonded modems
Embodiments of the present invention provide systems for incorporating bonding processors while avoiding bonding processor buffer overflow by initiating...
Apparatus and method for hardware payload header suppression, expansion,
The present invention provides methods for performing payload header suppression (PHS), expansion, and verification in hardware. A PHS verify circuit reads a...
Reduced interframe spacing in a wireless transmission system
Providing wireless transmission, where in a first transmission mode, transmitting a plurality of frames using a first interframe spacing interval. When in a...
Tri-level digital-to-analog converter
Methods, systems, and apparatuses for converting a digital input signal to an analog output signal are disclosed. A first delta-sigma modulator receives a...
LDMOS one-time programmable device
According to one embodiment, a one-time programmable (OTP) device having a lateral diffused metal-oxide-semiconductor (LDMOS) structure comprises a pass gate...
Programmable poly fuse using a P-N junction breakdown
According to one exemplary embodiment, a programmable poly fuse includes a P type resistive poly segment forming a P-N junction with an adjacent N type...
Content security in a social network
Members of a social network (SNET) circle can share content with other members of SNET circle, members of the same SNET that are not members of the same circle,...
Selective merge and partial reuse LDPC (low density parity check) code
construction for limited number of...
Selective merge and partial reuse LDPC (Low Density Parity Check) code construction for limited number of layers Belief Propagation (BP) decoding. Multiple LDPC...
Method for power management of data buses in electronic devices
Provided are systems and methods for execution by a core of a peripheral component to provide power management for a data bus in a electronic device, such as a...
Content search system having multiple pipelines
A content addressable memory (CAM)-based search engine is disclosed that reduces power consumption during a plurality of different search operations...
Remote management of TV viewing options in a media exchange network
A system supporting the remote management of options related to media consumption in a media exchange network. A system may comprise a set top box...
System and method for multi-channel noise suppression based on closed-form
solutions and estimation of...
Multi-channel noise suppression systems and methods are described that omit the traditional delay-and-sum fixed beamformer in devices that include a primary...
Estimation of roadway travel information based on historical travel data
A system for navigation along a desired route on a desired future date may include a map interface operable to display a traffic condition and a travel time...
Multimode control device for allocating resources to communication devices
that use differing protocols and...
A control device includes a first transceiver for communicating first control data with a first plurality of devices that utilize the millimeter wave frequency...
Providing femtocell access via personal communication devices
A personal communication device may operate as a femtocell providing femtocell accessibility and services to a plurality of communication devices that are...
Mobile terminated call establishment during inter radio access technology
Mobile terminated call establishment during inter radio access technology (IRAT) re-direction. Handovers between different respective radio access technologies...
Service mobility via a femtocell infrastructure
Aspects of a method and system for service mobility via a femtocell infrastructure are provided. In this regard, a mobile cellular enabled communication device...
Method and system for discovering communication devices
Methods and systems for communicating information within a network are disclosed. The method may include receiving at a first wireless handheld communication...
Method and system for calibrating a power amplifier
Aspects of a method and system for calibrating a power amplifier are provided. In this regard, one or more reference signals may be generated and may be...
Recovering data in a near field communications apparatus
A communications device is disclosed that includes an antenna circuit with coupling connections that are used interchangeably as a receive coupling connection...
Method and system for supporting watermark embedding in multimedia
A secure server may be utilized to support watermark embedding in multimedia system-on-chips, by generating an encrypted and signed watermarking signal for use...
Low latency high bandwidth CDR architecture
Provided is a low latency high bandwidth clock and data recovery (CDR) system. For example, there is a low latency high bandwidth CDR system including a...
Multi-protocol communications receiver with shared analog front-end
According to an example embodiment, a communications receiver may include a variable gain amplifier (VGA) configured to amplify received signals, a VGA...
WLAN transmitter having high data throughput
A wireless local area network (WLAN) transmitter includes a baseband processing module and a plurality of radio frequency (RF) transmitters. The processing...
Use of multi-level modulation signaling for short reach data
A short reach communication system includes a plurality of communication SERDES that communicate data over a short reach channel medium such as a backplane...
Method for implementing a multi-chip module with a high-rate interface
A multi-chip module (MCM) may include a substrate, and first and second physical-layer (PHY) chips mounted on the substrate. In some implementations, the first...
Mobile handheld multi-media gateway and phone
A system and method for providing a mobile handheld multi-media gateway and phone. Various aspects of the present invention may comprise a first communication...
Method and system for determining a location of a device using femtocell
Aspects of a method and system for determining a location of a device using femtocell information are provided. In this regard, a femtocell management entity...
Tunnel acceleration for wireless access points
A method and system for network offloading includes receiving a packet at a communication interface of a wireless access point and processing the packet at a...
Method and apparatus for dynamically allocating upstream bandwidth in
passive optical networks
One embodiment of the present invention provides a system that facilitates dynamic allocation of upstream bandwidth in a passive optical network which includes...
Method and apparatus for supporting differentiated performance for
multiple categories of packets in a passive...
Embodiments of an apparatus including a user network interface configured to receive from a network a packet to be transmitted upstream over a PON are provided...
Method and system for compromise greenfield preambles for 802.11N
Aspects of the invention described herein may enable a greenfield access mode in IEEE 802.11n WLAN systems in comparison to an alternative approach that may not...
Display with elastic light manipulator
A display system is provided that enables three-dimensional images to be displayed. The display system includes an elastic light manipulator positioned...
Scalable integrated MIM capacitor using gate metal
According to one embodiment, a scalable integrated MIM capacitor in a semiconductor die includes a high-k dielectric segment over a substrate and a metal...
Client configuration during timing window
Certain aspects of a method for enabling exchange of information in a secure communication system may comprise configuring at least one 802.11 client station...
Customized delivery of content by a broadband gateway
Aspects of customized delivery of content by a broadband gateway are provided. A broadband gateway may be operable to determine one or more characteristics of...
Multiple pathway session setup to support QoS services
A request from a user device is received for a service by a network management server via a communication network. The network management server determines...